Alternative Splicing: Cell-type-specific and Developmental Control
Published Online: 27 JAN 2006
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Valcárcel, J. and Smith, C. W. 2006. Alternative Splicing: Cell-type-specific and Developmental Control. eLS. .
- Published Online: 27 JAN 2006
Alternative splicing is a process that allows individual genes to produce multiple functionally distinct protein isoforms. The production of alternatively spliced isoforms is usually controlled in a cell type or developmentally regulated manner.
- RNA splicing;
- gene expression;